Castle Rock State Park
15000 Skyline Blvd
Los Gatos, CA 95033 United States
This 3-night, 4-day outing from Castle Rock to Waddell State Beach takes you on the legendary journey that is the quintessential Santa Cruz Mountains backpacking experience. This trek spans 30+ miles of stunning ridge line panoramas, mixed oak, madrone and redwood forests, riparian habitats, grassy meadows, spring-fed waterfalls, ending on the soft sandy beach. Adventurers will hike up to 10 miles a day, up steep hills and over sunny ridges on this challenging trip. Trip fee is $325.